Upcoming Events

  • PLM Seminar Series

    Academic Calendar, University Dates & Events, Biology, Medicine, Public Health
  • Apr
    22

    If you’re considering medical school this year, be sure to join admissions officers from 80+ medical schools in the U.S., Puerto Rico, and Canada as well as experts from the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) and National Association of Advisors for the Health Professions (NAAHP) for this free event that helps position you for success in the 2021 application cycle.

    Chat with admissions officers & attend live information sessions:

    • Applying During and After the COVID-19 Pandemic - What’s Changed?
    • Resources to Help You Manage Your Finances as a Premed and Beyond
    • Live Q&A Panel: Anatomy of an Applicant
    Careers, Recruiting, Internships
  • Celebrate Earth Day by joining the School of Public Health and Institute for Environment and Society for the opening session of their new Climate Change and Health seminar series!

    Dr. Jonathan Patz will discuss his work on climate change and health and the research, education, and policy translation needed to move the needle, especially in a post-pandemic world. An interactive Q&A will follow.

    The Climate Change and Health seminar series builds on Brown’s commitment to researching how climate change impacts health, and to educating students, policy makers, and the public on frameworks of prevention, mitigation, and resilience. Guests will discuss how climate change and other environmental challenges will have profound impacts not only on the natural world but on societies and economies around the globe.

    Jonathan Patz, MD, MPH

    Jonathan Patz is Professor & John P. Holton Chair of Health and the Environment, and he directs the Global Health Institute at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. His faculty appointments are in the Nelson Institute for Environmental Studies and the Department of Population Health Sciences. Dr. Patz co-chaired the health report for the first Congressionally mandated US National Assessment on Climate Change and for 15 years, served as a lead author for the United Nations Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) – the organization that shared the 2007 Nobel Peace Prize. Some of his other awards include: Aldo Leopold Leadership Fellows Award; shared Zayed International Prize for the Environment; Fulbright Scholarship; American Public Health Association’s Homer Calver Award for environmental health leadership; Case Western School of Medicine Alumni Special Recognition award; Chanchlani Global Health Research Award; elected member of the National Academy of Medicine.

    Professor Patz has taught and conducted research on the health effects of climate change for more than 20 years and has published over 100 peer reviewed studies and several textbooks on the subject.

  • Please join us Thursday, April 22, at 4 p.m. for a presentation by James McPartland, PhD.

    Dr. McPartland is associate professor of child psychiatry and psychology, director of undergraduate studies, director of the Yale Developmental Disabilities Clinic and associate director of the Developmental Electrophysiology Lab at the Yale Child Study Center, and he is co-director of Team Science at the Yale Center for Clinical Investigation. Dr. McPartland’s lab investigates autism spectrum disorder from a clinical neuroscience perspective.

    Please register below to receive the Zoom link for this virtual event.

    Biology, Medicine, Public Health, Graduate School, Postgraduate Education, Research
  • On behalf of Macaulay Honors College, and in collaboration with the Macaulay Pre-Health Club, we would like to invite you to a Virtual Pre-Health Graduate School Fair!

    Register here for Brown University School of Public Health’s live Q&A from 11am-12pm (EST)

  • The Department of Behavioral and Social Science is pleased to announce the upcoming Ph.D. program Career Panel.

    Featuring Guest Speakers:

    Heather Cole-Lewis, Ph.D., MPH

    Director of Behavior Science, Johnson & Johnson Health and Wellness Solutions

    Cathy Lesesne, Ph.D.

    Vice President, Research Science, ICF

     

    Please note that this virtual event, including attendees’ Zoom video, audio and screen name, and questions or chats, will be recorded. All or portions of the event recording may be shared through Brown University’s digital channels. Individuals who do not want their identities to be captured are solely responsible for turning off their camera, muting their microphone and/or adjusting their screen name accordingly. By attending this event, you consent to your name, voice, and/or image being recorded and to Brown University reproducing, distributing and otherwise displaying the recording, within its sole discretion.

    Advising, Mentorship, Biology, Medicine, Public Health, Careers, Recruiting, Internships, Government, Public & International Affairs, Graduate School, Postgraduate Education, International, Global Engagement, Research, Social Sciences
  • Apr
    29
    6:30pm - 8:00pm

    School of Public Health Graduation Celebration

    Virtual - Zoom link will be sent the morning of 4/29

    Please join the Brown University School of Public Health and
    Dean Ashish K. Jha, MP, MPH

    in celebrating the Graduates of the Class of 2021

    Thursday, April 29th

    6:30 - 8:00 pm EDT

    The virtual celebration will feature live and pre-recorded messages, the recognition of student awards, and class-selected student speakers, with special guest
    Vice Admiral Vivek H. Murthy, MD, MBA, the 19th and 21st Surgeon General of the United States.

    Academic Calendar, University Dates & Events, Biology, Medicine, Public Health, Brown University School of Public Health
  • PublicHealthJobs.org is hosting a virtual career fair for students of ASPPH member schools in response to critical hiring needs. Quick facts:

    • Registration is free for job-seekers
    • Participants will have the opportunity to have in-depth conversations with recruiters in group and one-on-one chats (video optional)
    • Registrants can upload resumes for employers to access
    Careers, Recruiting, Internships
  • May
    3
    10:00am - 11:00am

    Advance-CTR Qualitative Drop-In Sessions

    233 Richmond Street

    Advance-CTR offers complimentary Drop-In Sessions to clinical and translational researchers and related staff at Brown, URI, and the affiliated hospital systems.

    During these sessions, Rochelle Rosen, PhD, is available to assist investigators with questions related to qualitative methods research.

    No advance reservations are necessary - come by our Drop-In Sessions with your research questions! 

    Advising, Mentorship, Biology, Medicine, Public Health, Education, Teaching, Instruction, Research, Training, Professional Development
  • Please join us Thursday, May 6, at 4 p.m. for a presentation by Alison Field, ScD, and Elsie Taveras, MD, MPH.

    Dr. Field is professor of epidemiology and chair of the Department of Epidemiology in the Brown University School of Public Health, professor of pediatrics with The Warren Alpert Medical School at Brown and professor of epidemiology in the Harvard School of Public Health. Dr. Field is a member of the advisory council for the Office of the Vice President for Research.

    Dr. Taveras is chief of the Division of General Academic Pediatrics and executive director of the Kraft Center for Community Health at Massachusetts General Hospital. She is also Conrad Taff Professor of Pediatrics in the Field of Nutrition at Harvard Medical School and professor in the Department of Nutrition at Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health.

    Please register below to receive the Zoom link for this virtual event.

    Biology, Medicine, Public Health, Graduate School, Postgraduate Education, Research
  • Please join us Thursday, May 20, at 4 p.m. for a presentation by Method Tuuli, MD, MPH, MBA.

    Dr. Tuuli is the incoming chair of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology of The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University and Women and Infants Hospital of Rhode Island. Dr. Tuuli is a board-certified obstetrician-gynecologist with a sub-specialty in maternal-fetal medicine. He comes to Brown from the Indiana University School of Medicine, where he was professor, vice chair for obstetrics and director of perinatal research in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology.

    Please register below to receive the Zoom link for this virtual event.

    Biology, Medicine, Public Health, Graduate School, Postgraduate Education, Research